Injured By the Vaccine? Our Attorneys Can Help!
If you or someone you love was harmed by the Zostavax vaccine, you may be eligible to seek compensation for your damages. Some recipients of the vaccine developed shingles or chickenpox due to the vaccine, despite its claim to prevent such conditions. As a result several have been negatively impacted by this vaccine. Investigations have since revealed that the manufacturer may have been aware of the problem before they distributed the vaccine, which could make them liable for the resulting injuries.
Do you have a case? Contact our attorneys at Crumley Roberts to discuss your options with our firm. Call (866) 691-0607 today.
What Is the Zostavax Vaccine?
Zostavax is a vaccine developed by Merck as a treatment for shingles and chickenpox. However, rather than preventing these painful conditions, the vaccine has been found to cause them. Despite receiving the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) approval in 2006, many vaccine recipients have filed lawsuits against Merck, claiming that the manufacturer was aware that the vaccine actually caused the problem it supposedly was designed to treat.
Side Effects and Consequences of the Zostavax Vaccine
In addition to causing vaccinated persons to develop chickenpox and/or shingles, Zostavax has also caused numerous other problems and illnesses, including:
- Various forms of paralysis
- Various forms of palsy
- Hearing loss
- Vision loss
- Liver dysfunction
- High fever
- Permanent brain damage
- Pain in various muscles and joints throughout the body
Many people have filed lawsuits against Merck in order to recover the costs and financial losses associated with the illness and deaths resulting from the dangerous Zostavax vaccine. If you have been given Zostavax and have suffered severe side effects or someone you loved has died as a result of the vaccine, it is imperative that you seek legal representation as soon as possible.
Dangerous Vaccine & Class Action Attorneys Helping Clients Nationwide
Call Crumley Roberts immediately if you have been given the Zostavax vaccine and have suffered negative or painful side effects as a result. Our team of class action lawyers is prepared to help you make your case heard and ensure you are included in any settlement or verdict pertaining to Zostavax victims. Understanding that as a result of receiving the vaccine you are likely already experiencing a great deal of financial hardship, our team is prepared to offer you and your loved ones a free consultation.